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Climbing Inside Out

Climbing is becoming a divided ground nowadays. Some like the indoor flavour: A nice thick mat and a rich espresso, well lit, cool, and sociable.

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Bouldering
Sport Climbing
Trad climbing

An interview with Jennifer Wood

As the climbing competition season comes to an end, what better time than to conduct another interview with one of our athletes, to get all the gossip from the year, and hear how the absurdity of t

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Athlete interviews
Competition Climbing

The evolution of the climbing community

When I was 8 years old, I attended a birthday party at what was, at the time, the only wall in Bristol. No one in my family climbs, so I hadn’t been exposed to the sport before this.

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Bouldering
Competition Climbing
Sport Climbing

Glue

The sun begins to set. A thousand yellow domes crowd the neighbouring bends, hollows, rises and folds of the hills around me.

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Bouldering

Can of worms

It’s been a month now since the climbing gyms opened in England. Already it feels like people are getting more confident and the centres are getting busier.

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Bouldering

Into the blogosphere

In many ways we’re a bit late to the blogosphere. A colleague exclaimed, ‘That’s very 1990!’ when I told them about the plan.

Athlete interviews
Bouldering
Climbing news
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